User Tools

Site Tools


rocrailini-controller-en

Command Stations

Content Rocrail Server Configuration



Menu location: Rocview→File→Rocrail Properties


Rocrail Controller Tab


  • The list cannot be sorted because it must show the actual order.
  • A double click on a controller line will open the properties dialog.


All text fields which are marked with a @ can open the @Box by a single click on its label if the text field is not empty.
The text field contents will be used to do a find.


:!: A restart of the server is required in order the changes to take effect!


Add a new CS

Add

Select from the combobox the wanted Commands Station(s) type and push the Add button. The new added Commands Station is listed now with the IID NEW. Select the NEW Commands Station in the list and click on Properties for setting up the details and a 'speaking' IID.

Following libraries are available: Command Stations.


Modify the selected CS

Delete

Before a Commands Station can be deleted it must be selected from the list.
The pre-installed should be deleted to make sure the new added one works correctly.

Properties

The properties dialog is Commands Station type dependent and is described in the Command Stations section.

Attention: Some CS use the same dialog, so is it possible that are options include, they not avaliable to all CS.
Is decisive, which is described in chapter of the individual Command Stations.

Default

Push the selected Command Station on top to make it the default.

Ignore power commands

This option prevent sending sub sequential Power OFF/ON commands.
Supported Command Stations:

  • LocoNet
  • DCC232
  • Virtual

Ignore power off commands on ghost

In case there are more then one Command Stations defined this option can be used to ignore a Power Off on Ghost.

Modify

Take over the Interface ID, the Description and the Ignore power commands option for the selected CS.


Global CS Options

Power Off On Exit

Default the CS is commanded to power off the tracks on exit.
Uncheck this option if this is not wanted.

Power On At Init

Turn global power on after initialising the CS.

Shutdown On Exit

Some Command Stations support a shutdown command like:

  • ESU Ecos
  • Rocnet RocNetNode

No device check at startup

Disable checking for serial devices at startup.
Some Windows System will crash if serial devices are checked at startup. Therefor this checking is default disabled.
But if you know which port it should be used it can be directly typed into the combobox.

rocrailini-controller-en.txt · Last modified: 2018/11/12 07:56 (external edit)